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6,000 Inmates in My Backyard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,170. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When I was three years old, my family and I moved into a twenty-room mansion with a tennis court, a stable for our horses and a swimming pool that held a million gallons of water. Little did I know this fairy tale home was next to the largest walled prison in the world. Governor G. Mennen Williams had appointed my father, William H. Bannan, to the warden’s position at Jackson State Prison.
Leading U: Inspirational Stories from UAlberta Alumni & Students
Price: Free! Words: 53,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Leading U assembles the stories of incredible University of Alberta alumni and students. Whether it's Randy Boissonnault, Brad Ferguson, Amy Shostak or Ashlyn Bernier, Leading U shares the on-campus experiences and reflections of the university's distinguished leaders. For incoming students looking to make their own mark on campus, this is a must-read.
Pure Blind Faith
Price: Free! Words: 32,190. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Faith, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is an amazing story of a woman's journey of faith. God asked for the faith of a mustard seed. But what happens when your faith is the size of an Avocado seed? This women was given her a rare & special spiritual gift. This is her compelling true story of a lifetime of Pure Blind Faith.
58 Feet: The Second That Changed Our Lives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Mark and Robyn Glaser’s lives were unexpectedly turned on their heads when, in 2010, they were involved in a serious motorcycle accident. After suffering terrible head and spinal injuries, the prospects for Mark ever living a normal life again seemed bleak. The story of his recovery and return to normality is an amazing tale of resilience, perseverance, and the power of family.
Evolution: Weaving in and out of Consciousness while the Truth is Somewhere in the Middle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Caribbean Poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This collection of poetry allows readers into the developing years of the author--a transplanted Belizean Garifuna woman--experiencing life in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Baltimore, Belize and Honduras from the age of 15 to the age of 25.
My Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,110. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Memoir from the pre- school days to the retirement containing pictures of interesting places, history of sites visited, pre-war period of british india and the freedom movement, Riot, indepedence, Partition of indai. all these turbulent period written as seen by the author..
Soldierly Wisdom and Wits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A book compiled of 14 episodes based on real life happenings written by the author much after retirement from the armed forces.
Finding a Road to Somewhere
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Life does not always go as planned. This is a story about me and my family, what happened when things suddenly made a drastic change into an emergency situation. Seemingly when life could not be worse we found our way to a new rewarding life and career. I hope you enjoy our story and also that it may give you or someone else courage to keep going when things go bad.
Cinemanager… Confessions from the Movie Theatre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,680. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
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Popcorn, Soda and Showbiz... Meet man in charge in the week running up to the biggest film release of the year as he tells all about the thieving staff, customers who love to queue, vomiting children and badly behaved parents. Missing films, burnt popcorn and a projection booth explosion all have to be handled… The show will go on, but how many more things can go wrong before release day?
The American Thunderbolt
You set the price! Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » History » American
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Time Signatures Publications brings another iconic American founding father to life in this series. The only immigrant founding father of America does not have a famous memorial or towering monument to his credit, but as George Will proclaims, if you want to know his impact on American life just look around, you're living in it. Find out just who is the American Thunderbolt.
Citizen of Two Worlds: Remembering Gary DeHaan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,630. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013 by Pelican Wings. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
He was singing in churches and as a guest on radio broadcasts even as a child. Here his assistant and friend of twenty years, Kenny Frontz, recounts Gary DeHaan's story including the encounters they had along the way with other Christian singers and ministers like Andre Crouch, Bill Gaither and Billy Graham. He also shares the inside story of Gary's final struggle with terminal heart disease.
Miley Cyrus, What Happened?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
From the day she entered the homes of millions as a bonafide Disney television star, Miley Cyrus has demanded attention. Through the years she has attained and maintained it. But as of late, she's more about attention-grabbing antics than any display of true talent. Miley Cyrus, what happened details all that and more!
Master Chronology of JFK Assassination: Read Me
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013 and represented by David Vigliano. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Presidents & heads of state, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
An absolute necessity. Read Me is a preview and how to read guide of the most comprehensive work on JFK ever written.
Le Romantisme et la Mystique
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,230. Language: French. Published: September 25, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Je présente ce livre des mémoires qui ne contient que les impressions les plus vives de mon enfance et les coïncidences surprenantes et mystérieuses qui avaient lieu dans ma vie. J’ai écrit la plupart de mes mémoires au présent pour faire plonger le lecteur dans la situation qui m’a impressionnée. Je n’ai rien inventé, tous les faits sont authentiques.
The Disobedient Queen: Katherine of Valois
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,160. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Ad Stellae Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
Katherine of Valois, born a French princess, was the wife of King Henry V of England, the mother of Henry VI, and ultimately the grandmother of Henry VII, the first Tudor king. In view of the current widespread interest in the Tudors, young adult readers will be fascinated by the story of the widowed Queen who fell in love with—and secretly married—the commoner who gave that dynasty its name.
The Quiet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Sakura Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The Quiet is a story Hisa soldiered through a lifetime to tell; it’s at once a first-person chronicle of history, and a heartening tale of a compassionate, resilient human spirit.
My Name's Not Jim!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,360. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A ham fisted Australian starts a gardening business in the UK not knowing a weed from a Wisteria. How hard could it be?
Романтика и мистика.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,130. Language: Russian. Published: September 23, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Russian
В этой книге я рассказала только о самых ярких воспоминаниях моего детства и о некоторых из удивительных и загадочных совпадений, которые имели место в моей жизни. Я ничего не выдумала, все ситуации подлинные, как и имена людей, за исключением имен в главе 36 и фамилии «Лидина», где я изменила первые буквы. Все события происходят в Москве, начиная с 50-ых годов прошлого века и до начала 21-го века
Memoir Poetic of a Naked Cop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,680. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Telling Our Stories Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Poetic memoir of an ex-cop and Army veteran of Vietnam and West Berlin.
Memoirs of an Angel
Price: Free! Words: 19,080. Language: Australian English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A biography of my darling wife Nita Anne Cassidy who sadly left us to return to Heavenly Fathers presence exactly 12 months ago on 28 September 2012. Written in behalf of family & friends in remembrance of a complete and accomplished life she lead and portrayed. Family & friends have willingly contributed to this book also.